Category Archives: Destination Spotlights

What’s New in Malta?

What’s New in Malta Alpine Sterling joins Platinum DMC Collection! We are absolutely delighted to be partnering with Platinum DMC Collection! After enjoying 50 years of success in our core European market, as well as in Canada, Asia and Australia, joining up with Platinum offers us a great platform to build on that success in […]

What’s New in Holland?

Holland background panorama with tulips and green windmill in traditional village

Pestana Amsterdam Riverside – Very Trendy Amsterdam is hip by nature, and the “De Pijp” neighborhood, south of the capital’s centre, just might be the trendiest part of town. A striking historic building that once housed the city archives is now a stylish new hotel on Amsteldijk. It is mainly a residential area, so you’ll […]

What’s New in Paris?

Bridge in Paris, France – Business Meetings

Re-opening – Pavillon Elysées Built for the 1900 World’s Fair, the Pavillon Elysée is ideally located on the famous Champs Elysées Avenue, across from the Grand Palais. This special building combines the charm and elegance of late 19th century architecture, with a contemporary decor. One of its special features is a huge glass roof atrium […]

The French Riviera and Monaco

What’s New in the French Riviera and Monaco? Construction has begun on a project (due for completion by 2025) to extend the natural contour of Monaco’s coastline by an additional 15 acres along the Mediterranean. This project will include an expansion of the Grimaldi Forum conference center, a landscaped park, seafront promenade and small marina. With […]

China – The Forbidden City

China Travel Destination Spotlight

The cities of Beijing and Tianjin, along with Hebei province, have increased the visa-free entry for nationals from certain countries and regions from 72 hours to 144 hours. This move is part of the nation’s long-term commitment to modernize and upgrade its service industry. The policy will extend the visa-free time for travelers from 51 […]

India – Spice it up

Creative Travel India

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa recently opened in the relatively undiscovered Andaman Islands off India’s Eastern coast. Featuring 72 modern luxury villas on stilts, you will experience sensational dining, posh cabanas, and deluxe beauty and wellness treatments at the award winning Jiva Spa. The resort has already been on The Condé Nast Traveller UK’s Hot […]

Chile – Truly Unique Experience

Chile DMC

The former Grand Hyatt Hotel in Santiago de Chile will reopen January 2019 after an extensive renovation, joining the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group as Mandarin Oriental, Santiago – the first property of the Group in South America. The hotel features 310 rooms, including 23 suites with stunning views of the city and the Andes, a […]

Hawaii – Open for Business

DMC Spotlight on Hawaii

Welcome Island Style Innovations is the newest member of Platinum DMC Collection With all the hype around the eruption of Hawaii Island’s Kilauea volcano, it’s important to know that HAWAII IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS! Hawaii Island, also known as the Big Island, is the largest of the 8 major islands in the Hawaiian chain with […]